Privacy Policy

PRIVACY POLICY:

Blakes Of Sydney PTY Ltd (“BOS “, “we”, “our”, “us) is a company registered in Australia under ABN 54 618 279 137. Our registered address is 326 Bronte Rd, Waverley, NSW, 2024, Australia.

 

We respect the privacy rights of its online visitors (“you”, “your”, “yours”) and recognise the importance of protecting the information collected about them. We have adopted a corporate wide Privacy Policy that guides how we collect, store, and use the information that you provide us with. As part of our commitment to your privacy rights and security, our website has been certified by Cybertrust.

 

If you are under 16, we require that you inform a parent or guardian about BOS Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions as well as requiring their consent to the Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions before registering or placing an order with BOS.

 

The following information is provided by BOS to enable our online visitors to be fully informed of our Privacy Policies. By visiting www.blakesofsydney.com, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Policy and the Terms and Conditions.

 

This Privacy Policy does not apply to websites maintained by other companies or organizations to which we link and BOS is not responsible for any personal information you submit to third parties via our website. Please ensure that you read the Privacy Policy of such other companies or organizations before submitting your details.

PERSONAL INFORMATION COLLECTED:

 

BOS collects personal information in several ways when you place an order or register for a service offered by BOS. By registering, you are consenting to the collection of your personal data. If an order is placed with us, we need to hold personal information including your name, email address, phone numbers, home address, shipping and credit/debit card billing address(es) so that we can process and fulfil your order.

 

Credit card details will never be shared with third parties and will only be used to process your order, using our payment partner’s systems. Additionally we may also obtain information as a result of authentication or identity checks. These details allow us to process your order and to let you know the status of your order.

COOKIES:

 

A cookie is a piece of information that is stored on your computer’s hard drive by your web browser which tracks your movements within websites. Our site uses cookies to keep track of how often you visit our site, the contents of your shopping cart, previous purchases and to deliver content specific to your interests. Most browsers are automatically set to accept cookies but usually you can alter the settings of your browser to prevent automatic acceptance. If you choose not to receive cookies, you may still use most of the features of our website, including the ability to purchase items. For more information on cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information provided by the Interactive Advertising Bureau at www.allaboutcookies.org.

USE OF INFORMATION:

 

BOS may use your personal information for the processing of orders, payments and to provide you with a personalised shopping experience. We will also use your details to fulfil and deliver your orders and manage your account. Personal information that you provide may be disclosed to a credit reference or fraud prevention agency, which may keep a record of that information. Your personal information may also be shared with other divisions within BOS. Where there is a legal obligation to do so, we may disclose your information to any relevant regulatory body.

 

Finally, we may use your personal information for our internal marketing and demographic studies, together with non-personal data to monitor customer patterns so we can consistently improve our site design to better meet our visitors’ needs.
From time to time BOS may employ third party business partners to collect personal information on BOS behalf. In such cases, these third parties will be subject to confidentiality agreements and instructed by BOS to comply fully with the BOS Privacy Policy.

MARKETING OPT-IN/OUT PROVISION:

 

You can subscribe to our regular update service which will send you:

 

Email alerts for new products, features, enhancements, special offers, upgrade opportunities, contests, events of interest, and one-off marketing promotions. Such alerts may include marketing information about BOS, our subsidiaries or selected business partners.

 

We do not sell or otherwise pass your details to third parties for marketing purposes. Marketing communications you subscribe to will only be sent by BOS.

 

At all times, we will offer you the opportunity to unsubscribe out of any service or update to which you have subscribed, if you change your mind.

 

Any email we send you will contain an easy automated unsubscribe link so that you can opt-out of that particular mailshot. Simply follow the indications in the email.

SAFEGUARDING YOUR INFORMATION:

 

We will take reasonable care to maintain appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity and privacy of the information you have provided us with. When you place an order or access your account information, we use a Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption which encrypts your information before it is sent to us to protect it from unauthorised use. In addition, we will take reasonable steps to ensure that third party business partners’ to whom we transfer any data will provide sufficient protection of that personal information.

QUESTIONS & COMPLAINTS:

 

If you require further information about our Privacy Policy send us an email.